Big beats, big hooks and big problems; an art so effortlessly realised by Brooklyn three-piece Wet. Having made waves with singles ‘Dreams’ and ‘You’re The Best’ Wets new self titled EP is here and ready for your ears.
“…understated, considered and beautiful.” – Huw Stephens, BBC Radio 1
“…[there was] something beguiling about the way singer Kelly Zutrau conducted herself. She sounds
like Madonna, circa 'Like A Prayer', which is great because even the way she gawped at everyone
- sullen, sulky, pissed off but still a bit playful - had a touch of Ms Ciccone about it too.” – NME
“Immediate stand-out: Kelly’s vocals. Just flawless, with a clear and beautiful lilting quality that gives her
lyrics their required depth… At times, the desperation in her lyrics is hard to bear.” – Zan Rowe, triple j
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Comprised of Kelly Zutrau, Martin Sulkow and Joe Valle, Wet have been making music together in various outfits since meeting as students in New York in 2006. What began as a long-distance collaboration between Providence, New York, and Los Angeles culminated in breakthrough single of late last year ‘Dreams’ – a track readily added to full rotation on triple j and boasting in excess of 300,000 plays online.
New single ‘You’re The Best’ proves a worthy successor; mastering the delicate balance between slow motion R&B and minimal indie pop. It’s already causing a stir online (420,000+ plays), with its partnering video proving “as sweetly-delivered as the track itself” (This Is Fake DIY)
Having just released the first teaser 'Crazy' taken from the band's forthcoming debut LP due out mid-2015, Brisbane's Art of Sleeping announce an east coast tour of the same name. Shortly after their scheduled performances on some of the countries biggest stages over the New Year at Falls Festival, the band are set to take the stage in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane this Summer.
Bernard Fanning offers up ‘GROW AROUND YOU’ lifted from his latest #1 album Departures. Berneard and his band will be stopping by the Fotty Show AFL Grand Final show on Thursday 26th September for a special televised headline-performance.
Returning in a wall of shimmering synth and hook-laden guitars, Guineafowl delivers a partnering video for new single ‘Little Death (Make It Rain)’ and announces details of a special EP launch night taking over Sydney’s Club 77 on Thursday 10th October